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Duration 17 min
Distance 129.9 km
Average price $15
Nearby airports 5 found

Closest airports to Birgunj

The nearest airport to Birgunj is Simara (SIF). However, there are better options for getting to Birgunj. Indian Railways operates a train from Sonpur Jn to Raxaul Jn 3 times a week. Tickets cost $2 - $11 and the journey takes 5h 17m.

Recommended airport

Kathmandu (KTM)

  1. Kathmandu (KTM)
  2. Birgunj
2h 12m
$11 - $16
Other nearby airports

Simara (SIF)

  1. Simara (SIF)
  2. Birgunj
17 min
$1 - $3

Patna (PAT)

  1. Sonpur Jn
  2. Birgunj
5h 41m
$9 - $19

Pokhara (PKR)

  1. Pokhara
  2. Chitwan Sauraha Bus park
  3. Birgunj
6h 51m
$16 - $22

Bhairawa (BWA)

  1. Bethari
  2. Buddha Chowk
  3. Birgunj
6h 9m
$20 - $26

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling to Birgunj, Nepal? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

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The nearest airport to Birgunj is Simara (SIF) Airport which is 19 km away. Other nearby airports include Kathmandu (KTM) (89.4 km), Bhairawa (BWA) (154.6 km), Pokhara (PKR) (158.7 km) and Patna (PAT) (159.5 km).

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It takes 2h 12m to get from Birgunj to Kathmandu (KTM) Airport.

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We recommend flying to Kathmandu (KTM) Airport, which is 89.4 km away from Birgunj. The drive via Kathmandu (KTM) from Kathmandu (KTM) to Birgunj takes 2h 12m.

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There are three+ hotels available in Birgunj. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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